Healthcare Services

healthcare waste services

A Customized Healthcare Waste Solution

Our team has the unique skillset required to provide a comprehensive waste and recycling program to meet the economic, regulatory and environmental goals of a variety of stakeholders as a unified utility for hospitals, satellite operations, clinics, labs, and long-term care:

MEDICAL

  • Hazardous Medical Waste
  • Infectious Medical Waste
  • Sharps
  • Chemicals
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Radioactive Waste
  • Lab Packs
  • Aerosols

CONSUMER

  • Food Waste
  • Paper, Metal, Glass Recycling
  • Used Cooking Oil
  • Construction and Demolition
  • Fleet Maintenance Waste
  • E-Waste Recycling
  • Wastewater
  • Cleaning Oils

OFFICE

  • Spend Lamps and Bulbs
  • General Waste
  • Batteries
  • Pallets
  • Secure Product Destruction
  • Cardboard and Office Paper
  • Secure Document Destruction

Small to moderate changes in this system could save millions of pounds of waste, reduce errors, create savings, and write a new narrative for a healthcare center’s sustainability story.

SOLVING HEALTHCARE WASTE CHALLENGES

THE KETER ADVANTAGE

When you work with Keter, you not only get a team of experts in healthcare waste programs but a partner that can manage every aspect of your waste and recycling needs. We know that each facility is unique and will apply our experience and expertise to evaluate and analyze waste streams and material flows to develop a customized program that brings benefits to your facilities by providing economic, environmental, and societal value.

Here’s how we do it:

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Maximize Efficiency to Minimize Cost

Unit cost is only the first step in driving program value. How we manage that unit cost is where we provide additional value and savings.

  • Accurate equipment type and size supplied every time.
  • We meet your demands when you need them.
  • Ongoing recommendations and suggested improvements based on monitored facility dynamics.
  • Our continuous data analysis tracking with our proprietary eTrac technology helps us to adjust your waste stream schedule as your needs evolve.
  • Recyclable removal from waste.
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Consolidate Vendor Management and Records

  • Streamline individual vendor management with an end-to-end waste program solution
  • Provide soft cost savings by managing:
    • vendors
    • contracts
    • invoices
    • manifest documentation
    • records
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Meet Regulatory Requirements Training

  • Our specialists decipher all layers of governing regulations to ensure your list of action items is as clear as possible.
  • Onsite training and education are available for staff-wide and tenant programs.
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0 lbs.

The waste an average American produces per day.

hospital waste
15 lbs.

The waste an average hospital bed produces per day.

In a 500-bed hospital, that’s 7.5 tons of waste per day or nearly 5.5 million pounds per year.

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